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England's Italia '90 - Robson's redemption

With England about to play matches against the Netherlands and Italy it seems an opportune time to look back at Italia ’90 and focus upon how Bobby Robson would depart as a… 3,920 more words


#OTD in 1993 – Warrington Bomb Attacks: after a telephoned warning, the PIRA exploded two bombs in Warrington, Cheshire, England.

The Warrington bombings were two separate bomb attacks that took place during early 1993 in Warrington, England. The first attack happened on 26 February, when a bomb exploded at a gas storage facility. 1,210 more words

Irish History

Husband left pregnant wife because she went to UK to 'murder' her baby

A Catholic woman was told she was a ‘murderer’ by her own family after she made the painful decision to travel thousands of miles for an abortion because her baby would never survive birth. 1,104 more words


"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde

“The Picture of Dorian Gray” is a novel written in the late 1800s by the legendary Oscar Wilde. It might be the most famous book he has ever written and, in my point of view, the best too. 453 more words


Girl, 12, had abortion in Britain after being forced to cross from Ireland

An investigation has been launched into the pregnancy of a 12-year-old who traveled to Britain for an abortion.

The Gardai and Tusla, the Irish child and family agency, launched the probe after they were alerted by the clinic because of the girl’s young age. 320 more words


St Patrick’s Day 2018 quotes, messages and memes

(Picture: PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)Happy St Patrick’s Day to those sober enough to read this. If you’re Irish, a Christian, or simply love the colour green, today’s your day to party. 32 more words


Ireland complete Six Nations Grand Slam with 24-15 win against reigning Champions England at Twickenham

Ireland completed the Grand Slam for just the third time in their history with a 24-15 win against reigning Six Nations champions England at Twickenham on Saturday. 312 more words

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